Dental Histology

In Dental Histology as you can see from the name we deal with

Dental: about the tooth and its surrounding structures

Histology: study of the microscopic structures like the cells and fibers in the tooth structure

So in dental histology we deal with the microscopic study of the structures of the tooth and the structures in the oral cavity surrounding the tooth.



1. Enamel

2. Dentin

3. Pulp

4. Cementum

5. Periodontal ligament

6. Oral mucous membrane

7. Salivary glands


1. Demonstration of preparation of dental tissues for microscopic Examination. Ground and its stained sections

2. Microscopic study of normal oral and dental tissues

3. Microscopic study and identification of teeth

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